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It's Animation...Not LSD

by Alex Beanon March 3, 2014
Comedian Jim Carrey introduced a tribute to animation segment at the 86th Academy Awards ceremony that turned out to be, arguably, the best comedic segment of the evening…
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Liveblogging Animation at the 2014 Oscars

by Todd DuBoison March 2, 2014
The award ceremony for the 86th annual Academy Awards has begun, and a liveblog for all things animation-related will be happening right here. As always the academy will be offering golden statues for the best animated film of 2013, as well as the best animated short. Let’s review our nominees below. Best Animated Feature Film […]

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Odds Are Frozen Walks Away With Oscar

by Alex Beanon February 28, 2014
As we close in on the 86th Academy Awards, it is becoming more apparent that Walt Disney will finally get their first Disney-only Oscar as their 2013 runaway hit, “Frozen” has been predicted by virtually everybody and their grandmothers to win the gold statuette for Best Animated feature Film. In fact, it doesn’t even look […]
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Muppets Most Wanted Trailer

by Alex Beanon February 28, 2014
The Muppets flung out their newest trailer promoting their upcoming film [“The Muppets: Most Wanted”, release date: March 21, 2014] and poking fun at Hollywood for pumping out sequels – including those from the Muppets….

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Jurassic World Gets Its Bad Guy – Vincent D’Onofrio

by Alex Beanon February 28, 2014
The rebooted “Jurassic World” film starring Chris Pratt, Bryce Dallas Howard and Jake Johnson just got a couple of additions to the cast and one of them will be the bad guy. Indian star Irrfan Khan [“Life of Pi”] and Vincent D’Onofrio will be joing the dinosaur flick with D’Onofrio playing the bad guy in […]
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Grant Gustin Gets Flashy

by Alex Beanon February 28, 2014
Grant Gustin has already been introduced as Barry Allen – alter ego of The Flash – in an earlier episode of the CW network series “Arrow” but he will be making his full debut as The Flash in an upcoming episode and CW rolled out a promotional photo of what exactly he will look like […]

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Oscar Week Animated Features Party

by Alex Beanon February 27, 2014
If you happen to find yourself in the general vicinity of Los Angeles, you may want to take the opportunity to attend the Animated Features Celebration party hosted by the Academy and featuring John C. Reilly, who voiced ralph in 2013’s “Wreck-It Ralph”. Reilly will show film clips of all the Oscar nominated animated feature […]
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Minecraft Building Toward Big Screen Debut

by Alex Beanon February 27, 2014
One of the most popular video games on the market, “Minecraft”, will be getting the feature film treatment as Warner Bros. announced they purchased the film rights and intend to make a live-action feature film based on the video game where players create worlds of their own out of cubes. “Minecraft” is expected to have […]

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Adam Driver Steering Towards Star Wars Villain Role

by Alex Beanon February 27, 2014
It appears to be all but a done deal for Adam Driver [“Girls”] to play a Darth Vader-like villains in the upcoming “Star Wars: Episode VII”. Driver has been reported to have worked out scheduling issues with the HBO series that will allow him to play the villain role in the much-anticipated movie. While many […]
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Pixels Set To Invade In 2016

by Alex Beanon February 27, 2014
Based on the short film of the same name by Patrick Jean, “Pixels”, is moving forward for a feature film release in two years. Kevin James and Josh Gad are expected to star in the film about a pair of 1980s video game heroes who must save the planet when iconic characters from those video […]